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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia alternata numidica Koehler, 1911 
AphiaID: 178620

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia alternata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia alternata (Say, 1825)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia numidica Koehler, 1911 (Subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1982))
Source  basis of record Clark, A.M. and M.E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadeira [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus luidiae Humes & Cressey, 1958 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstericola luidiae (Humes & Cressey, 1958) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Luidia alternata numidica from the Cape Verde Islands
Luidia alternata numid...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178620
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2009-01-11 02:15:40Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Luidia alternata numidica Koehler, 1911. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178620 on 2014-10-01
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